Is it okay for a child to keep switching up their activity of choice?
Q. My 8-year-old son plays hockey and the coach says he has a special talent. He scores a lot of goals and he is one of the stronger players. Given how much he loves the game, should I register him for summer hockey? He liked playing baseball last summer. Your description of your son, and … Continued
There is no great risk in introducing your daughter to a particular sport or activity, but you should keep a few things in mind.
A father comes to a difficult decision about extending the hockey season
Kids play sports for the fun of it
Don’t confuse competition with results Children do not get involved in sports because they want to win. They play sports because they want to have fun, because they learn and master new skills and because they get to spend time with their friends. Competition takes care of itself; it’s built into the game and kids … Continued